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AP World History Cold War
Cold War
espionage
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
spying
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
espionage
spying
30 terms
AP World History Cold War
Cold War
espionage
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
spying
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
espionage
spying
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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AP World History Cold War
Cold War
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
Marshall Plan
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
a United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
Potsdam Conference
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
30 terms
AP World History Cold War
Cold War
espionage
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
spying
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
espionage
spying
AP World History Cold War
Cold War
espionage
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
spying
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
espionage
spying
30 terms
AP World History Cold War
Cold War
espionage
Potsdam Conference
Eastern Bloc
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
spying
The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Cold War
the struggle between the communist and democratic nations aft…
espionage
spying
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AP World History Chapter 3: The Cold War
Russia
USA
People's Republic of China (PRC)
France
Russia
USA
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World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
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Chapter 31 AP World History - Cold War
Ronald Reagan
Kent State Shooting
Vietnam War
Harry Truman
President from 1980-1988 ran on a campaign based on the commo…
Incident in which National Guard troops fired at a group of s…
A prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of N…
President after Roosevelt died, put the Truman Doctrine and t…
Ronald Reagan
President from 1980-1988 ran on a campaign based on the commo…
Kent State Shooting
Incident in which National Guard troops fired at a group of s…
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AP World History Cold War Vocab
Mao Zedong (1893-1976)
Guomindang
Chiang Kai-shek
Long March
Communist leader in revolutionary China; advocated rural refo…
Chinese Nationalist party founded by Sun Yat-sen in 1919; dre…
A military officer who succeeded Sun Yat-sen as the leader of…
Communist escaped from Hunan province during civil war with G…
Mao Zedong (1893-1976)
Communist leader in revolutionary China; advocated rural refo…
Guomindang
Chinese Nationalist party founded by Sun Yat-sen in 1919; dre…
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Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
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Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
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AP World History Cold War- Mr. Rosequist
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Cold War
Harry Truman
Meeting among leaders of the United States, Britain, and the…
Meeting among leaders of the United States Britain and the So…
The state of relations between United States and its allies a…
American president from 1945 to 1952; less eager for smooth r…
Yalta Conference
Meeting among leaders of the United States, Britain, and the…
Potsdam Conference
Meeting among leaders of the United States Britain and the So…
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Cold War Test (Josh AP World History)
Iron Curtain
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold…
On the east side of the Iron Curtain were the countries that…
The Marshall Plan (officially the European Recovery Program,…
The Truman Doctrine, 1947. With the Truman Doctrine, Presiden…
Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
On the east side of the Iron Curtain were the countries that…
Marshall Plan
The Marshall Plan (officially the European Recovery Program,…
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AP World History Chapter 38, Cold War
The Kitchen Debate
Winston Churchill
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Wall
Nixon vs Khrushchev... Public disagreement over Communism vs Cap…
the "Iron curtain" (Russia separates east and west Europe)
11 months of air shipments to Berlin, beginning June 1948... Ret…
August 1961 construction of wall separating East and West Ger…
The Kitchen Debate
Nixon vs Khrushchev... Public disagreement over Communism vs Cap…
Winston Churchill
the "Iron curtain" (Russia separates east and west Europe)
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AP World History WWII & Cold War Test
What did the Nazi-Soviet Pact Accompli…
What was the reason why the Spanish Ci…
Hitler decided to invade the Soviet Un…
What was the official Nazi policy towa…
Gave Hitler a "free hand" in Poland
Nazi's used the war to test new weapons
Russia had an abundance of raw materials
Relocation to ghettos
What did the Nazi-Soviet Pact Accompli…
Gave Hitler a "free hand" in Poland
What was the reason why the Spanish Ci…
Nazi's used the war to test new weapons
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AP World History: Chapter 39- The Cold War
What were the years of the Cold War?
How did Winston Churchill describe the…
What did the western Europe US allies…
What did eastern Europe Soviet satelli…
1947-1991
"iron curtain"
Parliamentary government, capitalism, US foreign policy
Communist government, Moscow foreign policy
What were the years of the Cold War?
1947-1991
How did Winston Churchill describe the…
"iron curtain"
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Cold War World History
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
Massive aid package offered by the United States to Europe to…
a military alliance between allies of the United States to pr…
Cold War
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
Truman Doctrine
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
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Ap World History: Ch.36: New Conflagrations: World War II and the Cold War
Warsaw Pact
Munich Agreement
Stalingrad
Marshall Plan
Warsaw Treaty organization, a military alliance formed by Sov…
Agreement between Chamberlain and Hitler that Germany would n…
City in Russia, site of a Red Army victory over the Germany a…
U.S. plan, officially called the European Recovery Program, t…
Warsaw Pact
Warsaw Treaty organization, a military alliance formed by Sov…
Munich Agreement
Agreement between Chamberlain and Hitler that Germany would n…
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AP World History Cold War Questions- Rosequist
Glasnost is best characterized as
One reason for the construction of the…
Which of the following statements conc…
Which of the following would be consid…
an openness of expression
keep Eastern Berliners ( East Germans) from fleeing to the We…
the Truman Doctrine failed to support anti-communist governme…
increased levels of free-market economic activity allowed by…
Glasnost is best characterized as
an openness of expression
One reason for the construction of the…
keep Eastern Berliners ( East Germans) from fleeing to the We…
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Cold War (World History)
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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AP World History Cold War Project Terms
Warsaw Pact
Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Trea…
Mutual Assured Destruction
Strategic Arms Limitation Talks II (19…
In order to counter NATO, Soviet Union decided to establish h…
The treaty between the United States of America and the Sovie…
A doctrine during the Cold War that in a full-scale nuclear w…
The negotiations for a second round of SALT during late 1972.…
Warsaw Pact
In order to counter NATO, Soviet Union decided to establish h…
Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Trea…
The treaty between the United States of America and the Sovie…
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Ap world history 6c(cold war notes)
Detente
Solidarity
Atlantic alliance
Evil empire speech
Peaceful co-existence-an American led easing of cold war tens…
Polish leader leach Wales lead workers to demand freedoms fro…
Reagan,Thatcher and Kohl through an unprecedented common pres…
Given by Reagan at the Berlin wall as a pressured encourageme…
Detente
Peaceful co-existence-an American led easing of cold war tens…
Solidarity
Polish leader leach Wales lead workers to demand freedoms fro…
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Ap world history 6c(cold war notes)
Detente
Solidarity
Atlantic alliance
Evil empire speech
Peaceful co-existence-an American led easing of cold war tens…
Polish leader leach Wales lead workers to demand freedoms fro…
Reagan,Thatcher and Kohl through an unprecedented common pres…
Given by Reagan at the Berlin wall as a pressured encourageme…
Detente
Peaceful co-existence-an American led easing of cold war tens…
Solidarity
Polish leader leach Wales lead workers to demand freedoms fro…
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AP US History (World War II. Korean War, Cold War)
D-Day
Stalingrad
Winston Churchill
Casablanca Conference
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the…
Site of critical World War II Soviet victory that reversed Ge…
Prime minister of Great Britain during World War II.
Jan. 14-23, 1943 - FDR and Chruchill met in Morocco to settle…
D-Day
June 6, 1944 - Led by Eisenhower, over a million troops (the…
Stalingrad
Site of critical World War II Soviet victory that reversed Ge…
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Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
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Pre-AP World History // The Cold War
Baby Boom
Containment
Capiatlist
Communist
1946-1964 ; an explosion of the U.S population
U.S goal because the Russians have nuclear weapons
West Germany and West Berlin were on what side?
East Germany and East Berlin were on what side?
Baby Boom
1946-1964 ; an explosion of the U.S population
Containment
U.S goal because the Russians have nuclear weapons
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of stopping further expansion of communism ar…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
57 terms
Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
57 terms
Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
57 terms
Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
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Chapter 31 AP World History Cold War
What were the problems of Europe follo…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
What 2 changes were provoked by WWI?
What French president negotiated Alger…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
decolonization and the cold War
Charles de Gaulle
What were the problems of Europe follo…
problems with housing and transportation ... downed bridges and…
Describe the Soviet Union and the Unit…
both grew in size and industrial power... USSR became a new Euro…
70 terms
AP World Cold War
Deng Xiaoping
Ngo Dinh Diem
Lyndon Johnson
Ho Chi Minh
-Communist Party leader who forced Chinese economic reforms a…
-French educated, Catholic, US backed leader of South Vietnam…
-POTUS after JFK... -Initiated Vietnam war: domino theory... -Conta…
-Vietnamese communist... -1930's: led independence movement agai…
Deng Xiaoping
-Communist Party leader who forced Chinese economic reforms a…
Ngo Dinh Diem
-French educated, Catholic, US backed leader of South Vietnam…
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Ap world Cold War
Yalta and Potsdam
Berlin blockade
Berlin airlift
Soviet bloc
Plans were drawn up by the allies at these locations
Soviets wanted all of Berlin within its control, do they it o…
West retaliated by flying in food and fuel to the trapped wes…
East Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Romania , Hungary
Yalta and Potsdam
Plans were drawn up by the allies at these locations
Berlin blockade
Soviets wanted all of Berlin within its control, do they it o…
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AP World Cold War
World Bank
United Nations
Nuremberg War Crimes Trials
GI Bill of Rights
Created by US and 43 other nations to provide development and…
A new international peacekeeping organization formed after WWII
A series of trials in 1945 and 1946 in which former Nazi lead…
Provided federal funds to help returning GIs transition to ci…
World Bank
Created by US and 43 other nations to provide development and…
United Nations
A new international peacekeeping organization formed after WWII
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Ap World History Chapter 32, Cold War & Decolonization, Vocab
iron curtain
Cold War
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
World Bank
Term coined by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill to de…
Struggle between democratic nations and communist countries.…
U.S. led alliance including western Europe, Canada, and Turke…
A specialized agency of the United Nations that makes loans t…
iron curtain
Term coined by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill to de…
Cold War
Struggle between democratic nations and communist countries.…
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Eisenhower Doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Policy of the US that it would defend the Middle East against…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
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Cold War - World History
Communism
Containment
Sputnik
Bay of Pigs
The system of government in the Soviet Union
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
The name of the first satellite that orbited the Earth.
A failed attempt by the United States to overthrow Fidel Cast…
Communism
The system of government in the Soviet Union
Containment
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
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Tollefson Modern World History Cold War
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
56 terms
World History: Cold War
Stalin
Truman
Churchill
McCarthy
Soviet leader during and after WW2
US President immediately following WW2
British Prime Minister during WW2
US Senator responsible for the Red Scare of the early '50s
Stalin
Soviet leader during and after WW2
Truman
US President immediately following WW2
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
cause of Truman doctrine
Truman Doctrine
Berlin airlift
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
the U.S.' pledge to provide economic and military aid to coun…
organized by Western leaders as a massive effort to supply We…
Cold War
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
cause of Truman doctrine
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
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World History Cold War
East/West
Iron Curtain
NATO
Warsaw Pact
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
an international organization created in 1949 by the North At…
treaty signed in 1945 that formed an alliance of the Eastern…
East/West
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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AP European History - World War II and the Cold War
Lebensraum
Appeasement
Neville Chamberlain
"the miracle of Dunkirk"
Territory considered by a nation (especially Nazi Germany) to…
The diplomatic strategy that Britain engaged in with Germany…
(1869-1940) Conservative British politician that served as th…
(May, 1940) The timely evacuation of Allied soldiers from the…
Lebensraum
Territory considered by a nation (especially Nazi Germany) to…
Appeasement
The diplomatic strategy that Britain engaged in with Germany…
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World History Cold War
Iron Curtain
Containment
Warsaw Pact
The Berlin Wall
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
"Military Agreement" that Stalin abused in order to exert his…
Demonstrated the weakness of communism, because it showed tha…
Iron Curtain
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Containment
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
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World History Cold War
At the Yalta Conference, the decision…
How was the Soviet Union able to begin…
After World War II, Western Europe bec…
After World War II, why did the Soviet…
form an alliance to defeat Hitler
Soviet troops were already stationed in Eastern Europe during…
the Soviet Union
The Soviet Union believed a divided Germany could not start a…
At the Yalta Conference, the decision…
form an alliance to defeat Hitler
How was the Soviet Union able to begin…
Soviet troops were already stationed in Eastern Europe during…
34 terms
World History Cold War
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
27 terms
AP World - Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Great Leap Forward
Marshall Plan
Cultural Revolution
the doctrine, enunciated by Harry Truman in 1947, that the Un…
a short-lived, radical experiment in China, started in 1958,…
the European Recovery program, under which the US provided fi…
(1966-1976) Political policy in started in China by Mao Zedon…
Truman Doctrine
the doctrine, enunciated by Harry Truman in 1947, that the Un…
Great Leap Forward
a short-lived, radical experiment in China, started in 1958,…
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